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Nottingham, 2013. Photo by Alican Erkol

Nottingham, 2013. Photo by Alican Erkol

Istanbul, 2010. Photo by Alican Erkol

Istanbul, 2010. Photo by Alican Erkol

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Nîvço Mayî [Interrupted]

An exhibition by Alican Erkol

13 Oct 2017 - 26 Nov 2017

We are pleased to present the first solo exhibition in the UK by Nottingham-based Kurdish photographer Alican Erkol.
 
Erkol has been a political activist since the age of 15. In 2008, he started taking pictures while working at Yapi Sanatevi art space in Istanbul where he found a discarded broken 35mm Minolta X-300. He then went to study fine arts at Beykent University in Istanbul where he graduated in 2011. This series features people he met on the streets of Istanbul between 2009-2011, using his first camera.
 
Alican Erkol is now based in Nottingham where he co-chairs the Democratic Kurdish People’s Assembly in the UK. 
 
 
Join us for the Private View on Thursday 12th of October from 5-6.30pm

 

Free. Drop in.
The Project Space (off Gallery 1)
 
Opening times:
Tue - Sat, 10am-6pm
Sun, 11am-5pm

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